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    Cpl. Jason Lee Ward earns promotion at Southern Chester County Regional Police

    New Garden>>The members of the Southern Chester County Regional Police Department promoted Corporal Jason Lee Ward to the rank of Corporal. The ceremony will be held at the regular meeting of the Southern Chester County Regional Public Safety Commission on Thursday, August 10, 2017 at 7:30 pm. As a respectful gesture to the origins of Cpl. Ward’s law enforcement career, the ceremony will take place at the West Grove Borough Council Meeting Room.

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    East Marlborough, Kennett Township team up to make life better for residents

    East Marlborough>>Township officials announced they are cooperating with a neighboring municipality to make life better for pedestrians, bicyclists, and drivers in the area.

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    New fees, new hires, retirements at Kennett Consolidated School District

    Kennett Consolidated school directors approved the following:

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    A tangled mess detangled by local jeweler

    Have you ever tried to undo a complicated mess?

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    New biking trails leads to formation of clubs, activities for cyclists in Kennett Township, Kennett Square

    Kennett SQUARE >> Biking is a fantastic exercise and can be a fast and environmentally safe way to get around. However, this convenient mode of transportation can become inaccessible when townships do not prioritize community walking and biking trails.

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    Major work on Route 41 in New Garden begins July 17

    New Garden>>Lane restrictions with flagging are scheduled on Route 41 (Gap Newport Pike) between Newark Road and New Garden Road on Friday, July 14, through Monday, July 17, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, for pipe installation, as part a project to improve travel and safety at the intersection of Route 41 (Gap Newport Pike) and Newark Road in New Garden Township, Chester County. The project is scheduled to be completed in spring 2018.

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    WCU, Barn at Spring Brook, team up for unique program that helps autistic children

    POCOPSON >> West Chester University has partnered with The Barn at Spring Brook in a unique program that aims to help children suffering from autism.

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    Bianca Roberson’s family humbled by outpouring of support from community

    WEST CHESTER >> Bianca Roberson’s father said the support he and his family received since his daughter was murdered has been “beyond words.”

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    Route 842 scheduled for resurfacing next week

    Staff Report Staff Report>>Weekday lane restrictions are scheduled on Route 842 (Unionville Wawaset Road) between Route 82 (Doe Run Road) and Bridge Road in Pocopson, Newlin and East Marlborough townships, on Monday, July 10, through Friday, July 14, from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m., for milling and paving operations as part of a $3.7 million improvement project to repair and resurface 19 miles of state highway in Chester County, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT)...

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    Route 1 lane closures set next week for signal work in Pocopson Township

    Pocopson>>Single lane closures are scheduled on northbound U.S. 1 (Baltimore Pike) at Route 52 (Lenape Road) on Monday, July 10, through Friday, July 14, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, for signal work related to an $8.8 million project to replace the structurally-deficient Route 926 (Street Road) bridge over the Brandywine Creek in Birmingham and Pocopson townships, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced. The new bridge is scheduled to reopen by September 1,...

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